Lion King 2 Updates: What a gala surprise for the Lion king lovers! Simba is back with a bang! There has been no further doubt as to the release of the much-awaited new season of Lion King. In spite of suffering from various critical reviews, it’s fan base have outnumbered the critical reviews.
With a very encouraging revenue of $1.657 billion, the season is quite motivated to show up once again. We know for sure you can really not hold on to your excitement any further. So read further to calm down your overflowing curiosities.
Director to remain the same as the first sequel?
The direct and correct answer is simply, No. The Mandalorian director is not going to make a comeback. On a substitution we have the writer0- director of Moonlight Barry Jenkins, to make up for the place.
Looking out for the Plot: Lion King 2
Anticipating the setting, we can expect the revelation of Mufasa’s whereabouts as reported by Deadline. No matter what the storyline relates to, one thing is for sure that the sequel is going to utilize the same photorealistic technology, be it for a favorable critic or an unfavorable one.
However, we cannot deny the fact that there are a plethora of animated sequels to the 1994’s The Lion King for Jenkins and co. to be motivated. Mention can be made of The Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride, The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata! and Around the World with Timon and Pumbaa.
Lion King 2: Cast & Characters
Having no sure shot confirmation about the cast crew, we can report the statement of Deadline, as to Lion King OG James Earl Jones will voice the brave, Mufasa.
Celebrating the voice of, Donald Glover as a grown-up Simba. Also Chiwetel Ejiofor as the evil Scar. Also, Alfre Woodard voicing Sarabi. Beyoncé to voice grown-up Nala. Taking, the other two important characters, Timon and Pumbaa, let’s expect Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen to voice them.
However, there has been no update recently to the release date. Soon we can expect a notification after a while now since Disney is adamant to launch the sequel. Till the secret is out, let us celebrate the spirit of our life and sing for the praise, Hakuna Matata!